Assisting consumers in the location, use and evaluation of
quality health information.

The goal of this site is to provide a variety of free consumer health Internet resources and evaluation tools for patients and caregivers.  This will enable consumers in conjunction with health care professionals, to make more informed choices regarding their health and health care.

What's Making Headlines:

July 2010 - MedlinePlus, a Service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Institutes of Health, unrolled their new interface.  A cleaner look and better navigation are some of the changes. 

August 2, 2010 - "Vaccine Shows Some Promise Against Advanced Cancers:
But only a minority of patients benefited and more work may need to be done, experts say". To read the full article click here.

August 3, 2010 - "Signs of Autism May Show in Early Infancy:
Abnormal arm muscle tone, visual processing evident in month-old babies, study says".  For the full article click here

Not all sources of information on the Internet provide current, complete or accurate information. ** This resource guide is by no means a substitution for professional medical opinion or attention. This guide is to be used in conjunction with care from a qualified medical professional. Only your physician can best advise you on matters related to your health. WNY Consumer Health does not provide any medical opinions, diagnosis or advice**

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